The Need for a New Power to Search Children for Alcohol: A review of the evidence

DSpace Repository


Dokumentart: Report
Date: 2016-06
Source: The Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research Report ; (2016) 05/2016
Language: English
Faculty: Kriminologisches Institut
Department: Kriminologie
DDC Classifikation: 360 - Social problems and services; associations
Keywords: Schottland , Kind , Alkoholmissbrauch , Kontrolle , Polizei
Show full item record


The aim of this report is to inform the Scottish Government consultation on the proposal to introduce a statutory power to search young people under the age of 18 for alcohol. The report provides data and analysis on underage drinking trends in Scotland, and on how police officers use their powers of stop and search, and seizure in relation to underage drinking.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)